Archive for January 2018

A Cold Day, But Taking My Telescope Out Tonight. Transparency is Best on Those Cold Nights of Winter, Perfect for Faint Deep-Sky Objects

January 13, 2018

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NGC 1624 – Cluster (+) Nebula Perseus – January 2018 – Observer’s Challenge Report

January 12, 2018

Pencil sketch using a 5 x 8 note card with the colors inverted:  10-inch reflector at 200x.  Roger Ivester

Rogers NGC-1624 Inverted

Image by James Dire from Hawaii

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Image by Mario Motta from Massachusetts using a 32-inch telescope

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NGC 925 – Galaxy – Triangulum December 2017 Observer’s Challenge Report #106

January 11, 2018

Click on the following link for the complete Las Vegas Astronomical Society, Observer’s Challenge report: 

DECEMBER 2017 OBSERVERS CHALLENGE – NGC-0925

Pencil Sketch:

Rogers NGC-0925 Inverted

Photo by Mario Motta from Massachusetts:  32-inch telescope 

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